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Suggestions for Building a Log Home in the Winter - Part 4

While our log homes look exceptionally beautiful covered in a blanket of snow, it’s a common misconception that you cannot actually build a log home in the winter.  Au contraire – it absolutely can be done!  In fact, with the help of…

Benefits of building a log home in the winter: Part 3

Of course there are some disadvantages to building a log home in the winter -- the process has its advantages, too! In extreme cold weather, construction timeframes are increased because it takes longer to do everything!  From sweeping or…

Building in the winter: Can it be done? Part 2

While our log homes look exceptionally beautiful covered in a blanket of snow, it’s a common misconception that a log home cannot be built in the winter.  Au contraire - it absolutely can be done!  To ensure a smooth process, however, there…

FAQ: Can my log home be built in the winter? Part 1

"Can my log home be built in the winter?" is a question we are asked frequently, especially this time of year. While our log homes look exceptionally beautiful covered in a blanket of snow, it is a common misconception that you cannot actually…
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FAQ: Building a log home in the winter – can it be done? Part 1

One question that is frequently asked to our representatives: Can I build my log home or timber frame home in the winter?  While our log homes look exceptionally beautiful covered in a blanket of snow, it’s a common misconception that…
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Bringing Log Home Dreams to Life: The Lepley Story

When Carey and Stacy Lepley walked a secluded 40+ acre parcel in rural central Pennsylvania, they knew they’d found the perfect property.  The land, previously owned by Carey’s family, featured 2 spring-fed ponds, agricultural fields,…
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Rock Solid Contracting Brings Bitter Sweet Dream Home to Reality

Last summer Dan and Beth Atkins of Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania started planning for a timber frame retirement home in Thompson Falls, Montana. While on their way to the Treasure State to meet the local builder, the couple received a devastating…

Log Home Delivery Day: A Monumental Day for Everyone

At last, it’s delivery day!  All the years of researching, planning, and decision-making are behind you. As you stand at your construction site, you hear the tractor trailer trucks brake as they turn into your property.  This is the moment…

The Benefits of a Builder-Friendly Log Home Manufacturer

You may or may not have heard the term builder-friendly.  This phrase was coined by the Building Systems Magazine a few years ago when the association set forth to find log home manufacturers who took into consideration how their products and…